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#11196803 - 10/30/15 10:24 PM Braid on spinning reel
backatit Offline
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Registered: 06/23/10
Posts: 639
I put braid on a spinning reel and it pulls off the reel (spins on the spool) when the bail is closed?? Why?

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#11196817 - 10/30/15 10:36 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
OldChamp Offline
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Registered: 08/08/07
Posts: 475
Loc: Georgetown, TX
Probably need to wind a few layers of monofilament on the spool first and tie it to the braid before spooling on the braid.
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#11196820 - 10/30/15 10:42 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: OldChamp]
jlp1 Offline
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Registered: 11/11/05
Posts: 273
Loc: Garland
Originally Posted By: OldChamp
Probably need to wind a few layers of monofilament on the spool first and tie it to the braid before spooling on the braid.


^This

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#11196831 - 10/30/15 10:48 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
backatit Offline
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Registered: 06/23/10
Posts: 639
I put a piece of Duct tape on the knot (and spool) prior to loading the line. Maybe it did not hold?

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#11196867 - 10/30/15 11:16 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
SK1 Offline
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Registered: 05/27/14
Posts: 184
Put a base of mono on the reel first. This will keep the braid from spinning on the reel and you won't be wasting high dollar braid that will never be used. Problem solved.

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#11196885 - 10/30/15 11:38 PM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
Bass-N-Buck Master Offline
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Registered: 02/16/13
Posts: 1961
Loc: Fort Worth, Texas
i use about a 5-6' flouro leader and it seems to work fine no line fall off.

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#11196946 - 10/31/15 05:35 AM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
Zach Starling Offline
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Registered: 09/03/09
Posts: 1888
Loc: Lake Tawakoni
I wrap the spool 1 or 2 times with electrical tape

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#11197021 - 10/31/15 07:47 AM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
joser Offline
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Registered: 10/31/11
Posts: 506
Loc: clyde texas
I tie a loop knot and hook it to the line holder on the spool wrap a it a few times and start reeling

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#11197026 - 10/31/15 07:51 AM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: jlp1]
C_Fisher Offline
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Registered: 07/05/07
Posts: 568
Loc: weatherford, tx
Originally Posted By: jlp1
Originally Posted By: OldChamp
Probably need to wind a few layers of monofilament on the spool first and tie it to the braid before spooling on the braid.


^This


This is what I do

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#11197090 - 10/31/15 08:34 AM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: Zach Starling]
SRitchey Offline
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Registered: 10/31/13
Posts: 716
Loc: McKinney, TX
Originally Posted By: Zach Starling
I wrap the spool 1 or 2 times with electrical tape

This works great!
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#11197261 - 10/31/15 09:57 AM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
Daniel Mtanous Offline
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Registered: 09/08/15
Posts: 212
Loc: Desoto,Texas
I use some mono and then tie it to my braid. I also use electrical tape on my other reel.

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#11198733 - 11/01/15 01:09 AM Re: Braid on spinning reel [Re: backatit]
Jigfish Offline
Extreme Angler

Registered: 02/28/03
Posts: 2726
Loc: Tx
that can happen on a bait caster also. with a full spool of braid, it can spin on the spool.
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